The first match result and over 2.5 goals tip from this list comes from the Bundesliga, when second in the table Borussia Dortmund travels to fourth-place Hoffenheim.
Coming into this match, Hoffenheim have scored 39 and let in 29 in 19 league matches, whilst Dortmund are the second top scorers in the Bundesliga, firing in 49 and conceded 29 in the same number of fixtures.
Three of Hoffenheim’s last four matches have seen over 2.5 goals in them, following back to back 4-1 and 2-1 defeats to Freiburg and Union Berlin with the formerly mentioned match being in the DFB Pokal. Sebastian Hoeneß’ side did manage a 3-1 victory over Augsburg in early January as Ihlas Bebou (2) and David Raum both scored. Their other match with over 2.5 goals in it was in a 2-2 draw with Bayer Leverkusen back in mid-December.
Dortmund suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at the hands of Bundesliga 2 outfit St. Pauli in the DFB Pokal, but, they did thump Freiburg 5-1 and earn a dramatic 3-2 victory against Eintracht Frankfurt having initially been 2-0 down before strikes from Thorgan Hazard, Jude Bellingham and Mahmoud Dahoud won the match for the Black and Yellows. Prior to their win in Frankfurt, Marco Rose’s side lost 3-2 to Hertha Berlin but did thrash Greuther Furth 3-0.